Assistant Accountant

Recruiter
Greenwell Gleeson
Location
Coventry
Salary
18000.0000
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

PERM - ASSISTANT ACCOUNTANT -18-20kpa - BASED IN COVENTRY

Greenwellgleeson is recruiting a General Ledger Clerk to join a market leading organisation in its field. The purpose of the role will be to perform all General Ledger support procedures as required to a high standard of quality and in a timely, efficient manner.

Responsibilities:

  • Balance sheet analysis, reconciliations and journals

  • Bank reconciliations.

  • Processing VAT returns

  • Prepayments and accruals

  • Intercompany reconciliations

  • Processing and audit of travel expense claims

  • Month end adjustments

  • Maintenance of company fixed asset register

  • Ad hoc duties as requested by General Ledger Manager

Key skills and competencies required:

  • Practical working knowledge of analytical tools and spreadsheets in the current company operating system environment (MS Office

  • General Ledger experience is essential

  • Month End Experience (B/S Reconciliations, Journals, VAT) is essential

The ideal candidaate will also have a proven ability to support broader functional teams in a corporate enviroment and championing change, Experienced in working in a shared services environment, SAP Accounting Systems experience is highly desirable but not essential and be a member of a professional financial body or organisation (ACCA, CIMA, AAT)

Some very limited overseas travel may occasionally be required